Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at London Health Science Center, passed on November 2, 2013 in her 74th year. Married for 51 years to her devoted husband Jerry Meulendyks. Beloved mother of Mark (Brenda) Meulendyks of Kerwood, John (Heather Dow) Meulendyks of London, and Lisa Petteplace (Shane) of Cambridge. Cherished grandmother of Jessica, Sarah, Graham, Nolan, Ethan, Reed, and Grady. Beloved sister to Nellie Koolen, Mary Aarts (Peter), Ann Van Eyk, and sister-in-laws Tina VanBerkel and Helma Berkvens. Predeceased by brothers Sjef, Jim, Harry, and John. She will be missed dearly by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will be held on Tuesday November 5th, 2013 from 2-4p.m and 7-9p.m at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on November 6th, 2013 at 11a.m. at All Saints Roman Catholic Church with Father Lucio Couto officiating and interment to follow at All Saints Catholic cemetery, Strathroy. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society and the London Regional Cancer Centre. Thank you to all the staff at L.H.S.C, the Cancer Clinic, Cardiac Care Unit and a special thank you to Dr. Karin Hahn. Online condolences may be made at denningfuneralhomes.com. A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Theresia.